The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 22 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail 56 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.80% 5.40% 8.39%
As % of the General category 16.18% 13.76% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 18
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£463 £366 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.27% -13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £486 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-46.77% +12.72%
Retail
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
346 356 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 41.99% 39.25% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 209 82
Average daily rate £390 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.69% -45.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail across the Milton Keynes region.

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Milton Keynes region.

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 29 (24.79%) Finance
2 28 (23.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (16.24%) Automotive
4 18 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.68%) Project Management
6 13 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 12 (10.26%) WebSphere
8 11 (9.40%) Banking
9 10 (8.55%) SAP
10 9 (7.69%) Information Security
10 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (6.84%) Migration
11 8 (6.84%) Change Management
11 8 (6.84%) Oracle
12 7 (5.98%) SQL
12 7 (5.98%) Web Services
12 7 (5.98%) SOA
12 7 (5.98%) SLA
12 7 (5.98%) IBM
12 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
12 7 (5.98%) Middleware
12 7 (5.98%) Business Analysis
12 7 (5.98%) Degree
12 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (5.13%) Mobile App
13 6 (5.13%) TOGAF
13 6 (5.13%) B2C
13 6 (5.13%) UNIX
13 6 (5.13%) MS Excel

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.26%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.42%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.71%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.71%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.85%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) LDAP
1 2 (1.71%) ATM
1 2 (1.71%) X.500
1 2 (1.71%) Network Security
2 1 (0.85%) Firewall
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) DB2
1 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Introscope
1 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.85%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 29 (24.79%) Finance
2 19 (16.24%) Automotive
3 11 (9.40%) Banking
4 4 (3.42%) Legal
4 4 (3.42%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (3.42%) Marketing
4 4 (3.42%) German Language
5 2 (1.71%) Games
5 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (23.93%) Analyst
2 26 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 14 (11.97%) Business Analyst
3 14 (11.97%) Architect
4 11 (9.40%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (6.84%) Consultant
5 8 (6.84%) Developer
6 4 (3.42%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (3.42%) Digital Architect
6 4 (3.42%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 3 (2.56%) Technical Manager
7 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (2.56%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (2.56%) Senior Manager
7 3 (2.56%) Support Analyst
7 3 (2.56%) Coordinator
7 3 (2.56%) Security Consultant
7 3 (2.56%) Project Administrator
7 3 (2.56%) Project Analyst
7 3 (2.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) Web Services
1 7 (5.98%) Middleware
2 4 (3.42%) .NET
3 3 (2.56%) CSS
3 3 (2.56%) HTML
4 2 (1.71%) DHTML
4 2 (1.71%) JSP
4 2 (1.71%) SOAP
4 2 (1.71%) Struts
4 2 (1.71%) SAP XI
4 2 (1.71%) Spring
4 2 (1.71%) Ajax
4 2 (1.71%) REST
4 2 (1.71%) Worklight
4 2 (1.71%) SAML
5 1 (0.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (0.85%) CSS3
5 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.85%) HTML5
5 1 (0.85%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.71%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.85%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.13%) UNIX
2 4 (3.42%) Windows
3 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.68%) Project Management
4 13 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 9 (7.69%) Information Security
5 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (6.84%) Migration
6 8 (6.84%) Change Management
7 7 (5.98%) SOA
7 7 (5.98%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.13%) TOGAF
8 6 (5.13%) B2C
8 6 (5.13%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (4.27%) CRM
9 5 (4.27%) UML
9 5 (4.27%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (4.27%) Project Planning
9 5 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.42%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.98%) SQL
2 4 (3.42%) Java
2 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.56%) Korn
4 2 (1.71%) C#
4 2 (1.71%) COBOL
5 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.85%) ABAP
5 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (5.98%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.71%) ISEB
3 2 (1.71%) CISSP
3 2 (1.71%) CISM
3 2 (1.71%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.85%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.56%) COBIT
2 3 (2.56%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.56%) Control-M
3 1 (0.85%) SCCM
3 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (8.55%) SAP
2 8 (6.84%) Oracle
3 7 (5.98%) IBM
3 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.56%) Adobe
4 3 (2.56%) HP
4 3 (2.56%) JDA
5 2 (1.71%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.71%) CA
5 2 (1.71%) Northgate
5 2 (1.71%) Google
5 2 (1.71%) Coremetrics
5 2 (1.71%) NorthgateArinso
5 2 (1.71%) PayPal
6 1 (0.85%) F5
6 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.85%) Informatica
6 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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The Curve Group
Rate: £250 - £295 per day
Posted: 4 days ago